I know not how it was—but, with the first glimpse of the building, a sense of insufferable gloom pervaded my spirit
This place sure has change a lot since I was a kid
My sister and I are the last of the Ushers.
she has left me.
At the request of Usher, I personally aided him in the arrangements for the temporary entombment. The body having been encoffined, we two alone bore it to its rest.
Reading to Rodrick
Here is one of your favorite romances. I will read, and you shall listen;—and so we will pass away this terrible night together.”
For a moment she remained trembling and reeling to and fro upon the threshold—then, with a low moaning cry, fell heavily inward upon the person of her brother, and in her violent and now final death-agonies, bore him to the floor a corpse, and a victim to the terrors he had anticipated.
In a spite of rage Madeline jumps on Rodirck and kills him